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The end of teen smoking is here

What’s remarkable about this new campaign is that it makes use of an old anti-smoking tactic in a new way. Before the Master Settlement Agreement, Big Tobacco attempted its own anti-teen-smoking programs, foregrounding peer pressure as the cause for unde
Aljazeerah
added Sep 23, 2014 14:32
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'Teen Mom 2' star Jenelle Evans under fire again after admitting smoking

Jenelle Evans is smoking while breastfeeding. This controversy started when Evans posted a photo of Nathan Griffith and Kaiser napping. There happened to be a pack of cigarettes in the shot.
Examiner.com (National)
added Sep 23, 2014 14:19
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Reynolds American Has Fading Long-Term Prospects

Reynolds is struggling to support its stagnating top line. With the growing awareness about its harmful effects, tobacco smoking has decreased in the US over the years among both adults and high school students. RAI has acquired leading brands to support
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Sep 23, 2014 05:14
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[Utah] Weber-Morgan to consider new e-cigarette regulation

With youth vaping on the rise, the Weber-Morgan Health Department is drafting a regulation aimed at extinguishing e-cigarette use among minors. Brian Bennion, Weber-Morgan’s executive director, told the Standard-Examiner’s editorial board that his depart
Ogden (UT) Standard-Examiner
added Sep 22, 2014 22:40
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[UK] Islington Council to pilot voluntary smokefree playground scheme

Parents should take it upon themselves to make the borough’s playgrounds smokefree, the town hall has said. Under a new initiative designed to protect children from second-hand smoke, the council are setting up pilot smokefree zones at Fortune Street Ga
Islington Gazette (uk)
added Sep 22, 2014 13:04
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[North Carolina] Survey shows less smoking among N.C. teens

State health officials said Friday that smoking levels among public high school and middle school students reached a historic low rate during 2013. But they also expressed concern that a small but increasing number of students are willing to experiment wi
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 22, 2014 03:48
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[Pennsylvania] E-cigarettes give students new choices

The nicotine market’s newest competitor, the electronic cigarette, is gaining popularity among teenagers and young adults — including Pitt students. ... University spokeswoman Cara Masset said Pitt does not yet have a policy regarding e-cigarettes in Univ
Pitt News (University of Pittsburgh)
added Sep 21, 2014 23:46
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[Missouri] Ron Hutchison, guest columnist: Tobacco industry puts kids at risk

The tobacco industry is thumbing its nose at child labor laws in this country. Picture, if you can, 8-year-old Pablo Perez, a Mexican national, picking tobacco leaves in a field in North Carolina. It is summer. It is blowtorch hot, and Pablo works with bl
Joplin (MO) Globe
added Sep 21, 2014 23:45
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Missouri's electronic cigarette debate centers on definition of tobacco product, taxes - Columbia Missourian

The debate over electronic cigarette sales and regulations in Missouri comes down to a simple question: Are e-cigarettes tobacco? Vaping advocates say no: The devices vaporize a liquid nicotine solution and ultimately only simulate tobacco smoking. Healt
Columbia (MO) Missourian
added Sep 21, 2014 23:38
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[Ireland] Minister James Reilly calls for cigarette price hike

FORMER Health Minister James Reilly has called for another increase in excise duty on cigarettes in the upcoming budget. Mr Reilly, who retained responsibility for anti-smoking policy despite losing the health portfolio in the Government reshuffle, said:
Irish Independent (ie)
added Sep 21, 2014 23:36
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